Syria’s national museum reopens doors in war-scarred Damascus

Visitors look at sculptures during the reopening of Syria's National Museum of Damascus, Syria October 28, 2018. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

DAMASCUS (Reuters) – Syria’s National Museum of Damascus opened its rich trove of antiquities to visitors again on Sunday, seven years after war forced them to close and months after the government recaptured all rebel areas near the capital. Only part of the museum, and its collection drawn from the civilizations that have ruled Syria […]

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